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Published 1975


Recording contains interviews and speeches regarding CIA misconduct and former CIA agents speaking out against the organizations' activities. Pt.1. Tim McGovern interview of former CIA agent Philip Agee about his book and experiences in Latin America (from TSR 8/17/75). Includes a report on the Rockefeller Commission --Pt.2. Dave Boxall reads an excerpt from the Rockefeller Commission report to the President on the CIA's activities within the U.S. Excerpt is a report on "Operation CHAOS" (August 1967-March 1974) in which the CIA collected 13,000 files of information on individuals including 7,200 American citizens.--Pt.3. Agee speaks on CIA operations he participated in in Uraguay in the 1960s with two major directives: 1)to promote a break in diplomatic relations between Uruguay and Cuba, and 2)to promote repression of the leftist movement in Uruguay. -- Pt.4. A former CIA agent (Tim Butz?) speaks about CIA recruiting techniques of young agents. Broadcast on KPFK in 1975.

The preservation of these tapes was funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and by listeners of Pacifica Radio in 2010. Preservation services provided by George Blood Audio and Video.


Source KPFK
Contributor Pacifica Radio Archives

Notes

PRA Archive #KZ1146.03

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